Houston Data Center Services and Colocation

Element Critical delivers world-class solutions engineering, retail deployment flexibility, and IT business services to the Houston market.  Element Critical’s Houston One is a purpose-built, high-density designed, mission-critical data center with a market-leading concrete roof design built to withstand 190+ winds and DoubleDense technology to support critical loads up to 480 watts PSF (air-cooled) and 1000 watts PSF (immersion-cooled).

The 20-acre campus in Houston’s energy corridor features an adjacent 400 MVA substation with dual feed underground utility service and ultra low latency connectivity to Houston’s I-10 fiber optic backbone.

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Virtually Tour Our Houston One Facility

  • Location

    22000 Franz Road, Katy, Texas 77449
  • Property Size

    20 Acre Campus
  • Floor Space

    98K Square Feet
  • Power

    26 MW

Houston Data Center and Colocation

Robust Connectivity

Excellent options for both lit and dark fiber services with ultra-low latency to downtown Houston, Woodlands, Beltway, and Galleria.

Secure Cabinets

Cabinet deployment offers scalability and flexible power options to grow your business.

Private Cages

Need more privacy and flexibility than a standard locking cabinet? Secure data center cages give you precise control over your environment and footprint.

Build to Suit

Customize your data hall space to meet your exact specifications for size, design, and the resiliency level you need for your mission-critical data.

Fire Protection

  • VESDA Smoke Detection
  • Pre-action Dual Interlock Dry Pipe Sprinkler System


  • 24x7x365 On-Site Staff
  • 24X7X365 Interior/Exterior Video Surveillance
  • Two Factor Biometric Card Access, Mantraps, Motion Detection
  • 8’ Ameristar Site Perimeter Security Fencing
  • Ballistic Rated Exterior Glass


  • 3 Meet-Me-Rooms, Carrier Neutral
  • 2 Diverse Conduit Entry Paths
  • Roof Rights Available
  • Carriers: AT&T, Century Link, Zayo, Logix Fiber Networks, Crown Castle, Verizon, Consolidated Communications, Hurricane Electric Internet Services, Comcast Xfinity, Phonoscope Lightwave, FiberLight, Cogent


  • Total Utility Power: 26MW
  • Total IT Load: 22.2 MW
  • Situated adjacent to 400MW Centerpoint Substation
  • High Density Range: Custom as needed
  • Premium Rollover Service - two circuit automatic switching


  • Burn-in, Breakdown, & Storage Space
  • Free High-Speed Wi-Fi
  • Loading Dock - Storage Cages Raised Same Level As Corridors
  • Dynamic Office Space, Conference Rooms & Kitchen/Break Room

Backup Power

  • 8 Diesel Generators
  • Diesel On-Site: 96 Hours of Backup Fuel
  • UPS Redundancy: 2N Configurations


  • HIPAA, PCI, SOC 1: Type 1 and 2, SOC 2 Type 1 and 2, ISAE 3402, NERCIP, LEED Gold Certified


  • Total Capacity: 4000 Tons
  • 4 400-Ton Air Cooled Chillers
  • Unit Redundancy: N+1 and 2N Configurations Available
  • CRAH Configuration: N+1 and 2N Configurations Available

Let’s Talk

If you’re ready to talk, we’re ready to listen. We’ll work with you to assess your needs and develop a flexible roadmap that scales with your business, regardless of size. Reach out to us for a “no strings attached” conversation.

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